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Distance between Indianapolis, IN (IND) and Detroit, MI (DTW)

Distance from Indianapolis to Detroit (Indianapolis International Airport – Detroit Metropolitan Airport) is 231 miles / 372 kilometers / 201 nautical miles.

How far is Detroit from Indianapolis?

There are several ways to calculate distances between Indianapolis and Detroit. Here are two common methods:

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 230.857 miles
  • 371.528 kilometers
  • 200.609 nautical miles

Vincenty's formula calculates the distance between latitude/longitude points on the earth’s surface, using an ellipsoidal model of the earth.

Haversine formula
  • 230.760 miles
  • 371.372 kilometers
  • 200.525 nautical miles

The haversine formula calculates the distance between latitude/longitude points assuming a spherical earth (great-circle distance – the shortest distance between two points).

Flight duration

Estimated flight time from Indianapolis International Airport (IND) to Detroit Metropolitan Airport (DTW) is 56 minutes.

Time difference and current local times

There is no time difference between Indianapolis and Detroit.

Time Difference

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Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 57 kg (125 pounds).

Airport information


A Indianapolis International Airport
City: Indianapolis, IN
Country: United States Flag of United States
IATA Code: IND
ICAO Code: KIND
Coordinates: 39°43′2″N, 86°17′39″W

B Detroit Metropolitan Airport
City: Detroit, MI
Country: United States Flag of United States
IATA Code: DTW
ICAO Code: KDTW
Coordinates: 42°12′44″N, 83°21′12″W

Indianapolis to Detroit flight path

Shortest flight path between Indianapolis International Airport (IND) and Detroit Metropolitan Airport (DTW).

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Indianapolis (IND) → Detroit (DTW).

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Air miles:
231
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In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
231

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